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Lloyd H. Donnell

Lloyd H. DonnellA mechanical engineering faculty member from 1939–1962 and an internationally renowned expert in engineering mechanics, Lloyd H. Donnell is best known for formulating the Donnell equations, which simplify the equations for the design of thin-walled shells such as storage tanks, rockets, and submarine hulls. He was founding editor of Applied Mechanics Reviews, the bi-monthly magazine published by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

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